Damien, Father

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Damien, Father Gender: M
Jozef De Veuster
born on 3 January 1840 at 12:30 (= 12:30 PM )
Place Ninde, Belgium, 50n5920, 4e4035
Timezone LMT m4e4035 (is local mean time)
Data source
Accuracy in question
Rodden Rating C
Collector: De Marre
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 12°16' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 26°41 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 12°10'

Father Damien


Belgian Roman Catholic priest who gave his life to the care of lepers in a colony at Molokai, HI. He first moved to Hawaii as a residential priest but because of the difficulty in getting doctors, began to help. In December 1884 he realised that he himself had contracted leprosy. He died on 15 April 1889.

Father Damien was beatified on 4 June 1995 by Pope John Paul II, a preliminary step toward sainthood as declared by the Church. He was canonized by Pope Benedict XVI on 11 October 2009.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Death by Disease 15 April 1889 (Leprosy)
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  • Work : Gain social status 4 June 1995 (Beatified by Pope John Paul II)
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  • Work : Great Achievement 11 October 2009 (Canonized by Pope Benedict XVI)
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Source Notes

Luc de Marre quotes date and place from B.R. with no time. the time from "Le Verseau" 4/45, OSNK


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Other Major diseases (Leprosy, terminal)
  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (R.C. priest)
  • Vocation : Religion : Saint/ Stigmatist (Beatified, a step toward sainthood)
  • Vocation : Religion : Saint/ Stigmatist (Canonized)
  • Notable : Book Collection : American Book